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Belgian state TV apologizes for video parodying ‘Schindler’s List’

Belgian state TV apologizes for video parodying ‘Schindler’s List’

Published April 19, 2022

(JTA) — A state-owned broadcaster in Belgium apologized for a video that parodies Steven Spielberg’s classic Holocaust movie “Schindler’s List” by dubbing alternative dialogue about an apparent cookie shortage over some of the film’s footage. VRT,...

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If Steven Spielberg had known about this Dutch hero, he wouldn’t have made ‘Schindler’s List’

Benjamin Ivry, ForwardPublished October 7, 2021

Jan Brokken’s “The Just” recounts how in wartime Lithuania, Dutch consul Jan Zwartendijk and Japanese consul Chiune Sugihara saved thousands of lives by issuing permits admitting Jewish refugees to the Dutch colony of Curaçao by way of Japan....

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